The Kingdom of God
Passage: Mark 4:21–4:34
Kingdom of God = universal and saving.
Kingdom of God = already here and not yet come.
Point # 1 At the consummated Kingdom, all will acknowledge Jesus as the King of the Kingdom, though now his glory is hidden.
Point # 2 God's Kingdom comes through slow growth – so be a patient farmer, Christian!
Point # 3 God's Kingdom begins humbly, becomes glorious and will include Gentiles amongst its citizens.